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Grand Canyon South Rim

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Nearly five million people see the 1 mile deep (1.6 km) Grand Canyon each year.

Most of them see it from their car at overlooks along the South Rim (this includes Grand Canyon Village, Hermits Rest, and Desert View).

The South Rim is the most accessible part of the park and is open all year, averaging 7000 feet/ 2134 m above sea level.

South Rim Visitor Center: 36°03'32"N 112°06'33"W

Statistics

  • County: Coconino
  • Elevation: 7,000

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